If you are looking to apply for Medicaid in Missouri then read the information below. Though we try to provide accurate information please note this is for informational purposes. We recommend you contact your Missouri Medicaid Office to verify these eligibility requirements.
Missouri Medicaid Overview
Medicaid is for eligible persons who need help getting care and paying medical bills.
Missouri Medicaid Eligibility
The enrollee must be a U.S. citizen or an eligible qualified non-citizen living in Missouri.
Medicaid Income Requirements In Missouri
Infants ages 0 to 1: 185% FPL.
Children ages 1 to 5: 133% FPL.
Children ages 6 to 18: 100% FPL.
Parents/caretakers living with children ages 0 to 18: 25% FPL.
Pregnant women: 185% FPL.
Aged, blind, and disabled: 85% FPL with asset limit of $1,000 for singles and $2,000 for couples.
Limited assets such as cash, savings, stocks and bonds.
Documents You May Need
Proof of income
Proof of pregnancy if you are pregnant
Proof of deductions and expenses (Childcare, dependent care, elderly care, etc)
Proof of assets
Proof of health insurance if you have it
Proof you live in Missouri
Proof of Citizenship, status as U.S. National, or Immigration Status
Medicaid Coverage In Missouri
It covers inpatient and outpatient hospital care, laboratory and x-rays, physicianâ€™s services, emergency ambulance, audiology, podiatry, ambulatory surgical services, durable medical equipment, prosthetics and orthotics, vision care, family planning; rehabilitative services and therapies; midwife services; federally qualified health centers or rural health clinics, psychiatry, transplants, home and community based services; waivers to person 65 and older, persons with AIDS, or developmentally disabled individuals; early and periodic screening, diagnosis and treatment (EPSDT) for children under 21 years old.